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Cardiologists Gather At Suntec Singapore For AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2014

Cardiologists Gather At Suntec Singapore For AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2014

Hundreds of cardiologists gathered at AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2014, a three-day medical conference covering the latest in interventional cardiology.

Singapore To Host 18 Eminent Researchers At Young Scientists Summit

Singapore To Host 18 Eminent Researchers At Young Scientists Summit

13 Nobel laureates and winners of the Millennium Technology Prize, Fields Medal and IEEE Medal of Honor will mentor and inspire 350 young scientists at the Global Young Scientists Summit 2014.

Study: Tripling Tobacco Taxes Could Prevent 200m Premature Deaths

Study: Tripling Tobacco Taxes Could Prevent 200m Premature Deaths

Tripling tobacco tax globally would prevent 200 million premature deaths this century from lung cancer and other diseases, researchers say.

NEJM: Asia’s Share Of Global R&D Expenditure Rises

NEJM: Asia’s Share Of Global R&D Expenditure Rises

A new report in the New England Journal of Medicine reveals that Asia’s share of R&D spending grew from 18 percent to 24 percent from 2007 to 2012.

Asian Scientist Magazine Wishes Our Readers A Happy New Year!

Asian Scientist Magazine Wishes Our Readers A Happy New Year!

The Asian Scientist Magazine team wishes our readers a happy, happy new year!

7 Must-Read Stories In December 2013

7 Must-Read Stories In December 2013

Here are seven must-read stories from the December 2013 issue of Asian Scientist Magazine.

Kibo The Robot Chats With JAXA Astronaut In Outer Space

Kibo The Robot Chats With JAXA Astronaut In Outer Space

JAXA astronaut Koichi Wakata and Kirobo the robot have conducted the first conversation between a human and a robot in outer space.

NTU Hosts Bone Tissue Engineering Congress In Singapore

NTU Hosts Bone Tissue Engineering Congress In Singapore

Clinicians, scientists and engineers gathered at the Bone-tec conference in Singapore to discuss the latest in bone tissue engineering.

China’s Moon Rover Starts Exploring

China’s Moon Rover Starts Exploring

China’s Yutu moon rover has started exploring the surface of the moon, sending back the first photos it has taken on the moon.

Asian Countries Top Latest PISA Survey

Asian Countries Top Latest PISA Survey

Asian countries outperform the rest of the world in the latest PISA survey which evaluates the knowledge and skills of 15-year-olds.